Kapila Silva

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  • MASP Director, Department of Architecture
  • Professor of Architecture
  • Associate Dean for Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Belonging

Contact Info

Marvin Studios, #132


Social, Cultural, and Psychological Aspects of Architectural Design and Urban Design

Environmental Design Policy in Developing Countries

Issues related to Revitalization, Preservation, and Management of Historic Buildings and Urban Settings

Community Participation in Urban Design, Settlement Planning, and Preservation

Research Interests

  • Culture
  • Urbanism
  • Vernacular architecture
  • Historic preservation
  • Heritage management
  • World heritage
  • Environment-behavior studies